The most difficult geography of Greece riddles A list of geography of Greece related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Geography quiz Which part of Greece was never conquered by the Turks?Corfu is the second largest of the Ionian Islands, west of Greek Peninsula. It was long controlled by Venice, which repulsed several Turkish sieges, before falling under British rule following the Napoleonic Wars. Corfu was eventually ceded by the British Empire and unified with the modern Greece in 1864.very hard 28% RhodesRhodes17%CorfuCorfu28%SpartaSparta19%There was no such landThere was no such land34%Created by: Sumit Tamang. Statistics based on 7698 answers in 4 languages »islands of Greece riddles » What is the second largest Greek island? (after Crete)Euboea, with 3670 km2 (1417 sq.m.) is more than twice as large as the third largest island, Lesbos. Euboea is separated from mainland by just 40 m wide Euripus Strait. A bridge over the strait was first constructed in the twenty-first year of the Peloponnesian War (410 BC).very hard 28% RhodesRhodes52%EuboeaEuboea28%LesbosLesbos8%PelopponesePelopponese10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7908 answers in 2 languages »Greece riddles » Where is the famous Shipwreck's Bay?In Zakynthos. The beach is named after a shipwreck of MV Panagiotis, a smugglers ship. It ran aground in 1980, probably while carrying contraband cigarettes and being chased by the Greek Navy. According to a popular story, locals raided the cargo, and for the following four years no 'official' tobacco products were sold on the island.hard 56% in Cretein Crete11%in Rhodesin Rhodes23%in Zakynthosin Zakynthos56%in Kosin Kos8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 29919 answers in 2 languages »Mediterranean riddles » Which Greek island is the largest?Crete is by far the largest of Greek Islands. With 8,336 km2, (3,219 sq. m.) it is more than twice as large as the second, Euboea. easy 71% CreteCrete71%EuboeaEuboea5%RhodesRhodes12%SicilySicily10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17190 answers in 2 languages »Mediterranean Sea riddles » Which country is named "Hellas" in its own language?Greece. Most of European languages derive the name of Greece from the Latin name Graecia. The only exception in Europe is the Norwegian language, where the native name "Hellas" is used. However, many Eastern languages (Arabic, Hebrew, Turkish, Hindi) derive the name of Greece from Ionia, the Greek region of Asia Minor.very easy 88% GreeceGreece88%GeorgiaGeorgia5%HondurasHonduras4%FinlandFinland2%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 24895 answers in 2 languages »country names riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.